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Flights Cardiff - Edinburgh

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Departure Sat, 18 Feb Return Mon, 20 Feb
CWL Cardiff
EDI Edinburgh
return from 82€
Departure Sun, 12 Feb Return Tue, 14 Feb
CWL Cardiff
EDI Edinburgh
return from 337€
Departure Fri, 03 Mar Return Sun, 05 Mar
CWL Cardiff
EDI Edinburgh
return from 294€
Departure Sat, 25 Feb Return Mon, 27 Feb
CWL Cardiff
EDI Edinburgh
return from 353€
Route information
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Currency and cost comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 EUR = 0.89 GBP
Euro British Pound Sterling
1 GBP = 1.13 EUR
Last checked on 28 January 2023
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Edinburgh are 10% cheaper than in Cardiff.

Mid-priced restaurant

The average meal is 7% more expensive in Edinburgh than in Cardiff.

Standard daytime start rate

Taxis are 10% more expensive in Edinburgh than in Cardiff.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee is 6% more expensive in Edinburgh than in Cardiff.

Cardiff airports
  • ( Bristol (BRS)
    How far from city centre: 41 kms
  • ( Cardiff-Wales (CWL)
    How far from city centre: 16 kms
Edinburgh airports
  • ( Turnhouse (EDI)
    How far from city centre: 10 kms
  • ( Glasgow Scotland (GLA)
    How far from city centre: 67 kms
  • ( Prestwick (PIK)
    How far from city centre: 101 kms
K Distance: 497 kms

Find flights from Cardiff - Edinburgh

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How is COVID-19 currently affecting flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh?
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For flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh, how can I find the cheapest price?
On eDreams we use machine learning to find the most economical flight between Cardiff and Edinburgh. By taking into account the combinations of airlines, stopovers, direct flights as well as the various criteria for the journeys, our search engine allows us to offer our customers the best price under the best conditions.
Is Edinburgh more expensive than Cardiff to visit?
Looking at the price of taxis, a ride in Edinburgh costs an around 3.40 EUR euros, 9% more expensive than Cardiff, with a fare of 3.11 EUR euros, while train tickets cost 10% less in Edinburgh: 2.04 EUR euros against 2.26 EUR euros in Cardiff. Comparing the price of a meal, they range from 16.98 EUR euros in Edinburgh, 7% more than the 15.85 EUR euros in Cardiff. The price of a coffee is approximately 6% more expensive in Edinburgh, with an average of 3.49 EUR euros, while in Cardiff the coffee costs 3.29 EUR.
When booking, when is the best time to do so in order to get the best prices for Cardiff to Edinburgh flights?
The most popular month for flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh are: January, May and August.
When is the best time to travel from Cardiff to Edinburgh?
A good period of the year to visit Edinburgh from Cardiff really depends on lots of personal preferences, price being one of the main criteria When it comes to popularity, April is the best month to fly to Edinburgh from Cardiff, basedd on searches from our customers, followed by July and August. If you prefer to avoid the busy season and get away from the crowds January, October and November are the months with fewer searches for the route Cardiff -  Edinburgh.
What is the duration of a flight from Cardiff to Edinburgh?
Flight time, on average, from Cardiff to Edinburgh is usually 01:17 hours on average, at an average distance of 506 km, for flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
What is the weather like in Edinburgh compared to Cardiff?
The average temperature in Cardiff the average temperature is 26.93 degrees in summer, with precipitation around 9.0 mm , Edinburgh's temperatures reach 24.09 during the hot season, with 3.0 average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -4.11 degrees in Edinburgh, compared to the -1.52 average degrees reported in Cardiff. During the winter period, Cardiff can register 6.0 mm precipitation, while Edinburgh have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Cardiff and Edinburgh?
The most common route form Cardiff to Edinburgh is: Cardiff-Wales (CWL) to Turnhouse (EDI). These airlines fly this route:
  • Flybe.
  • Emirates.
  • Loganair.
What airlines fly from Cardiff to Edinburgh?
Airlines that have direct flight routes from Cardiff to Edinburgh are:
  • Flybe.
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